Synonyms of 'apoplexy'
1 fitDictionary, attack, heart attackIn 1685, Charles II died of apoplexy.
2 angerDictionary, rage, outrageHe has caused apoplexy with his books on class and war.
He cried with anger and frustration.
The people are full of fear and rage.
The decision has provoked outrage from human rights groups.
She screamed, her face distorted with fury.
No wonder he could hardly contain his indignation.
Their ire was directed mainly at the two instigators.
There was a trace of exasperation in his voice.
He kicked the broken machine in vexation.
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An attack of an illness is a short period in which you suffer badly from it.
It brought on an attack of asthma.
He fell to the floor in the grip of an epileptic convulsion.
Thesaurus for apoplexy from the Collins English Thesaurus
Apoplexy is a stroke .